What does Mattie mean?
Mattie /mat-tie/ as a name for girls (also used less generally as boys' name Mattie). Mattie's roots are Aramaic and Old German, and Mattie means "lady; mistress of the house; mighty in battle". Mattie is an alternate spelling of Martha (Aramaic) with the suffix -ie. Mattie is also a variant of Matilda (Old German).
Mattie▼ has 26 more alternative forms via Martha, Matilda: Maitilde, Maltilde, Mariet, Marit, Mart, Marta▼, Marte, Marth, Marthe, Marthine, Marthy, Marti, Martie, Martina▼, Martita, Martje, Martta, Marty, Martyne, Mat, Matha, Mathilde▼, Matilde▼, Maude▼, Maudie▼ and Pattie▼.Kreatif forms: Maetie, Maytie, Mitie. [more]
How popular is Mattie?
Mattie is a very popular first name for women (#252 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#19503 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Mattie for girls. Mattie reached its peak rank of #34 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is presently at #958. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the girl name Mattie and associated names. Matilda (#583 via latest list), Martha (#735), Maude, Maudie, Pattie, Matilde, Martina, Mathilde and Marta are the popular varying forms of Mattie (#958 via latest list) ranked in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Matha, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Mattie was at its highest during 1900-1909 (median #414) and is now much diminished (#927, ▼87.6%), with forms such as Martha, Mattie, Martina, Mathilde and Marta falling out of fashion.
Mattie▼ is alike in pronunciation to Mattea and Mattia. Other recommended similar baby names are Attie, Caitie, Dottie▼, Ettie▼, Hatsie, Hettie▼, Kittie▼, Macie▲, Maidie, Maizie, Malfie, Marie▼, Marnie▼, Martia, Mathea, Matthea, Mayde, Mazie▼, Medie, Mette, Mistie, Myrtie▼, Nattie, Patte and Yettie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mattie.